The evolution of the lending and debt markets since the start of the world financial crisis, and the continuing financial crisis in Brazil, has left participants facing regulatory change, greater competition in the supply of debt funding, currency devaluation, financial distress and a flight to sector specialist advice. Our banking and finance practice can help you navigate these challenges. Whether you are a lender, borrower, sponsor, insolvency practitioner or debt advisor, our priority is resolving your challenges by delivering a combination of local and international expertise.
Today’s banking and finance transactions require expertise across a wide range of sectors. CMS is a top 10 global law firm with a strong sector focus. Our driver is to provide clients with pragmatic advice delivered by a multi disciplinary team. With offices in 54 cities and 34 countries we provide sector expertise to support clients’ finance requirements and are recognised for providing clear commercial advice and getting the deal done for our clients.
Our clients include both domestic and major global corporates, and also funds and other financial institutions and advisors active in Brazil and across Latin America.
We are also one of the few truly international firms with experience in dealing with the complex cross-border issues arising from restructurings and insolvencies involving Brazil.